The City of Manitowoc is honored to provide free rides to Disabled Veterans aboard the Maritime Metro Transit buses. Veterans who have a service connected disability, rated 20% or greater by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and who were discharged or released from military service under other than dishonorable conditions are now eligible. To get your pass please bring your DD214 or Report of Separation form and a rating decision or annual VA rating letter, dated within the past 12 months, indicating your disability rating, to the Maritime Metro Transfer building at 915 South 15th Street between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday – Friday. We will issue you an identification card for unlimited use of our bus system. Thank you for your service!
For assistance in understanding and applying for state or federal VA benefits please contact your Manitowoc County Veteran Services Office, (920) 683-4055. To apply for VA Healthcare or to pickup general benefits information please stop by the office at 4319 Expo Drive. For assistance in applying for service connected injury/illness disability, wartime veterans/surviving spouse’s income minus medical expenses based pension, lifetime education benefits, veterans death benefits, or any other VA program, please call for an appointment with either of your Veterans Service Officers, Jane Babcock or Aimee Augustine. Continuing to serve, by serving those who have served!